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The Synergy Company Vice President of Operations in Moab, Utah

The Synergy Company is a privately owned and operated company located in Moab, UT. As a manufacturer of certified organic dietary supplements, we believe that everyone deserves to be well ? in body, mind and spirit. We highly prioritize the well-being of our employees and are driven by a mission to create the best, most effective health supplements. As a growing consumer brand we embrace learning and continuous improvement.

Reporting into the President, the Vice President of Operations will be a part of the executive leadership team and hold responsibility for manufacturing, production, supply chain, demand planning, fulfillment, quality, logistics/distribution, and procurement operations. Our ideal candidate is a dynamic, hands on leader who will have led operations for a growing B2C organization using LEAN manufacturing principles with experience in a production environment, leading fulfillment operations, and proven experience optimizing systems.

Responsibilities

  • Leading expansion and optimization initiatives as well as improving the company?s logistics program as the organization accelerates both domestic and international growth.

  • Facilitating learning experiences that lead to implementing and monitoring process improvements that drive product quality, safety, and cost savings.

  • Ensuring that efficient operations deliver strong customer value while maintaining reasonable inventory levels that achieve company objectives.

  • Coaching and mentoring operations directors and facilitating an environment where employees at all levels are mentored and given an opportunity to grow.

  • Leading and making positive use of Gemba observations and participation.

  • Developing actionable business strategies that ensure alignment with short-term and long-term objectives.

  • Overseeing operations budgets, including each departmental budget and capital improvement budgets.

Experience and Education

  • Bachelor?s Degree and 10+ years? experience leading supply chain/operations programs

  • Prior experience within the consumer goods industry and proven ability meeting the demands of the direct-to-consumer customer

  • LEAN/SixSigma or similar training and experience with the ability to implement through coaching, mentoring, and role modeling

  • Understanding of what it means to use business as a force for good in our world

  • Broad experience in operations; manufacturing processes & systems improvement, quality systems, supply chain management, demand planning, inventory control, and logistics

  • Prior experience in manufacturing, project management, and operations/plant expansion

  • Strong business acumen with both strategic skills and the ability to both communicate and execute effectively

  • Technology proficient including optimizing business systems

  • Deep commitment to life long wellness for oneself, our customers, our employees, our suppliers, and our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other factors prohibited by law.

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